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 Category:  General Poetry
  Posted: July 13, 2020      Views: 124

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 ABOUT
JAYBIRD1 

Born--1925 in the foothills of Appalachia eastern Ky.Have been writing poetry for
seventy five years.I prefer poetry that rhymes. Sonnets are my favorite form. Give me
a look.Hopefully ,you might like some of them.

He is an accomplished poet and is currently at the #12 spot on this years rankings.

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One day at a time
"On Borrowed Time" by jaybird1
We live each day on borrowed time,
it's never, ever ours to own.
Each morn as from our bed we climb,
we know that yesterday has flown.

We cannot save it, have it back,
except in precious memory.
Time used unwisely will cause lack,
of joyous beauty we should see.

Enjoy all moments of each day,
upon this freely given earth.
Then you can smile and truly say,
this way of living, gives rebirth.

So use it wisely, never doubt-
Our time on earth is running out.

July-2020

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If we try to capture each moment of every day,
we will be blest-jaybird
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